Table of contents for Research methodology : a step-by-step guide for beginners / Ranjit Kumar.


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Research
A Way of Thinking
The Research Process
A Quick Glance
STEP ONE: FORMULATING A RESEARCH PROBLEM
Reviewing the Literature
Formulating a Research Problem
Identifying Variables
Constructing Hypotheses
STEP TWO: CONCEPTUALISING A RESEARCH DESIGN
The Research Design
Selecting a Study Design
STEP THREE: CONSTRUCTING AN INSTRUMENT FOR DATA COLLECTION
Selecting a Method of Data Collection
Collecting Data Using Attitudinal Scales
Establishing the Validity and Reliability of a Research Instrument
STEP FOUR: SELECTING A SAMPLE
Sampling
STEP FIVE: WRITING A RESEARCH PROPOSAL
Writing a Research Proposal
STEP SIX: COLLECTING DATA
Considering Ethical Issues in Collecting Data
STEP SEVEN: PROCESSING DATA
Processing
Displaying Data
STEP EIGHT: WRITING A RESEARCH REPORT
Writing a Research Report
Research Methodology and Practice Evaluation



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Social sciences -- Research -- Methodology.